San Francisco Theater

Calendar of San Francisco Shows for 2014

San Francisco theater has hundreds of shows every year. With more than a dozen theaters in San Francisco, you will find a wide variety of shows from dramas to comedies.

You can choose to see a performance at one of the larger theaters such as the Orpheum with popular shows such as Mamma Mia, Once and Peter and Pippin. You can also catch a show in a smaller, more intimate theater such as The SF Playhouse in Union Square.

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Below you will find a schedule of shows so far for 2014. Each show has a quick overview including the theater, dates, times and how you can find tickets.

2014 Theater Calendar by Month
July
August
September
October
November
December

San Francisco Theater: July 2014

Once

once logoAn original Broadway performance, Once features a talented ensemble of actors and musicians who play their own instruments on stage. This award winning musical tells the story of a Dublin street musician who is about to give up on his musical dreams when a beautiful woman takes interest in his love songs. Their bond grows as his music becomes more powerful - leading them into one of the most complex and deep romances ever on stage.

Run Time: 2 hours and 15 minutes including intermission

Dates: June 17 - July 13

Location: Curran Theater

Tickets: On Sale Now


Into the Woods

into the woodsA beloved musical by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine. It tells the story of a group of folktale figures as they find their way "Into the Woods" and then try to find their way out again.

Dates: June 24 - September 6

Location: The SF Playhouse at 450 Post Street

Tickets: Find Tickets at Up to Half-Off on Goldstar for Most Performances


Beach Blanket Babylon

beach blanketJoin the cast of Beach Blanket Babylon for a crazy and zany evening of song, dance and pop culture comedy. Every night in North Beach, you get the chance to catch a performance of this long running musical comedy.

All shows are 21+ unless noted.

Learn More: Beach Blanket FAQs and Ticketing Details


Foodies, The Musical

foodies theaterThis funny musical is the perfect night out for anyone that loves food! Laugh along to the mix of songs and sketches about eating habits, trendy restaurants, food trucks and more.

Dates: Most Friday and Saturday nights

Location: The Shelton Theater at 533 Sutter Street

Tickets: On Sale for Up to Half-Off on Goldstar


Patterns

patternsA unique way to look at love in today's society. It blends drama and comedy and is told through video, acting, song, and dance. It includes two parts "For Some Reason" and "It Really Tickled Me." The story is told through a butcher's daughter, who falls in love and then is tragically struck with a stroke. It will make you question if we can fully understand the ones we truly love.

Dates: July 16 - August 16

Location: Dennis Gallagher Arts Pavilion at 66 Page Street

Tickets: On Sales Now at Up to Half-Off on Goldstar


Other SF Activities in July

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Fourth of
July Events
Fillmore Street
Jazz Festival
All July
Events in 2014

San Francisco Theater: August 2014

Motown: The Musical

motown the musicalThe true story of Motown's founder Berry Gordy. Follow his life from being a featherweight boxer to a musical legend. Motown broke the rules and shaped the lives of many. Now you can see the full story on stage!

Dates: August 15 - September 28

Venue: Orpheum Theater

Tickets: On Sale Now


Buyer and Cellar

buyer cellarA funny story about an underemployed LA actor that starts work in Barbara Steisand's Malibu basement. It follows the playwright as he ruminates with wit and the solidarity of celebrity.

Dates: August 19 - 31

Venue: Curran Theater

Tickets: On Sale Now


Into the Woods

into the woodsA beloved musical by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine. It tells the story of a group of folktale figures as they find their way "Into the Woods" and then try to find their way out again.

Dates: June 24 - September 6

Location: The SF Playhouse at 450 Post Street

Tickets: Find Tickets at Up to Half-Off on Goldstar for Most Performances


Other SF Activities in August

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Outside Lands
Music Festival
Stern Grove
Concert Series
All August
Events in 2014

San Francisco Theater: September 2014

Motown: The Musical

motown the musicalThe true story of Motown's founder Berry Gordy. Follow his life from being a featherweight boxer to a musical legend. Motown broke the rules and shaped the lives of many. Now you can see the full story on stage!

Dates: August 15 - September 28

Venue: Orpheum Theater

Tickets: On Sale Now


Pippin

pippin sfThis winner of four Tony awards tells the story of a young prince on a death-defying journey to find the meaning of life. Does he want a simple, yet happy life or will he risk it all for a single moment of everlasting glory?

Run Time: 2 hours and 35 minutes with a 15 minute intermission

Dates: September 23 - October 19, 2014

Location: Golden Gate Theater

Tickets: On Sale Now


Into the Woods

into the woodsA beloved musical by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine. It tells the story of a group of folktale figures as they find their way "Into the Woods" and then try to find their way out again.

Dates: June 24 - September 6

Location: The SF Playhouse at 450 Post Street


Other SF Activities in September

sausalito arts festival motown stern grove
Labor Day
Weekend
SF Theater for September
All September
Events in 2014

San Francisco Theater: October 2014

Pippin

pippin sfThis winner of four Tony awards tells the story of a young prince on a death-defying journey to find the meaning of life. Does he want a simple, yet happy life or will he risk it all for a single moment of everlasting glory?

Run Time: 2 hours and 35 minutes with a 15 minute intermission

Dates: September 23 - October 19, 2014

Location: Golden Gate Theater

Tickets: On Sale Now


Other SF Activities in October

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Fleet
Week
Halloween
Events
All October
Events in 2014

San Francisco Theater: November 2014

I Love Lucy: Live on Stage

i love lucyA new stage show featuring the lovable characters from I Love Lucy: Lucy, Ricky, Fred and Ethel. Step back in time and remember the days of this beloved TV show - now live on stage!

Dates: November 11 - 23

Location: Curran Theater

Tickets: On Sale Now


San Francisco Theater: December 2014

Kinky Boots

kinky bootsThe story of a struggling shoe factory owner that turns his business around with the help of a fantastic entertainer in stilettos, Lola. Watch as these odd pair teaches each other that life has more to offer when you believe in yourself.

Dates: December 2 - 28

Location: Orpheum Theater

Tickets: On Sale Now


San Francisco Theater: July 2015

Matilda

matildaThis Tony Award winning musical tells about a young girl, Matilda, with big dreams about a more fulfilling and interesting life. Will she takes the chance she needs to stand up and change her life forever?

Dates: July 15 - August 15

Location: Orpheum Theater

Tickets: On Sale Now

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